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*[[Severn Valley Railway Timeline 1970-1979#1970|1970]] The ex Henley-in-Arden 11,250 gallon water tank was lifted into place at the new  [[Bridgnorth#Locomotive watering facilities|Bridgnorth locomotive watering facilities]].<ref>SVR News 18</ref>
 
*[[Severn Valley Railway Timeline 1970-1979#1970|1970]] The ex Henley-in-Arden 11,250 gallon water tank was lifted into place at the new  [[Bridgnorth#Locomotive watering facilities|Bridgnorth locomotive watering facilities]].<ref>SVR News 18</ref>
 
*1982 [[2857|GWR 2857]] was towed to Bridgnorth where the boiler was lifted using the [[Cowans Sheldon 30-ton steam crane RS 1091|30 ton steam crane]].<ref>SVR News 64</ref>
 
*1982 [[2857|GWR 2857]] was towed to Bridgnorth where the boiler was lifted using the [[Cowans Sheldon 30-ton steam crane RS 1091|30 ton steam crane]].<ref>SVR News 64</ref>
*1998 The [[Great Western (SVR) Assoc.|GW(SVR)A]] celebrated its 25th anniversary with a special train from Kidderminster to Bridgnorth hauled by their locomotive [[GWR Mogul 7325|9303]].<ref>SVR News 128</ref>
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*1998 The [[Great Western (SVR) Assoc.|GW(SVR)A]] celebrated its 25th anniversary with a special train from Kidderminster to Bridgnorth hauled by their locomotive [[GWR Mogul 7325|9303]].<ref>SVR News 128</ref> The Constitution which governs the Association’s status as a registered charity was adopted on that day.<ref>Charities Commission website</ref>
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*1998 [[LMS Stanier Class 5 45110|45110]] and [[LMS Stanier 8F 48773|48773]] hauled the Royal Duchy from Exeter-Plymouth-Newquay.<ref>SVR News 129, p.12</ref>
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*2009 The new [[Highley Station Footbridge]] opened for public use for half-term services, before closing for a few days to enable final detailing work to take place.
  
 
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[https://www.flickr.com/photos/71592768@N08/14702523517/in/album-72157629575162112/ 24 October 1976, 43106 begins the climb over Eardington Bank]
  
 
[[Category:On this day in October]]
 
[[Category:On this day in October]]

Latest revision as of 21:26, 11 October 2019

On October 24 in SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society history.

  • 1877 The GWRGreat Western Railway Board authorised the construction of Bewdley North and Bewdley South signal boxes.[1]
  • 1970 The ex Henley-in-Arden 11,250 gallon water tank was lifted into place at the new Bridgnorth locomotive watering facilities.[2]
  • 1982 GWR 2857 was towed to Bridgnorth where the boiler was lifted using the 30 ton steam crane.[3]
  • 1998 The GW(SVR)A celebrated its 25th anniversary with a special train from Kidderminster to Bridgnorth hauled by their locomotive 9303.[4] The Constitution which governs the Association’s status as a registered charity was adopted on that day.[5]
  • 1998 45110 and 48773 hauled the Royal Duchy from Exeter-Plymouth-Newquay.[6]
  • 2009 The new Highley Station Footbridge opened for public use for half-term services, before closing for a few days to enable final detailing work to take place.

See also

On this day in SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society history

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References

  1. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 114
  2. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 18
  3. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 64
  4. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 128
  5. Charities Commission website
  6. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 129, p.12

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24 October 1976, 43106 begins the climb over Eardington Bank